Cambridge Analytica Wasn't The Only Firm Stealing Facebook User Data

Wochit - April 17, 2018

As 87 million users had Facebook data compromised from a single Cambridge Analytica app. But CA could have used at least two other apps to access data. Former CA employee Brittany Kaiser testified before a committee of U.K.

Parliament members. She said CA's culture was a bit 'Wild West' when it came to scraping and reselling user data. She also said other companies were doing similar things, with different apps..


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